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Call for Career Talk Panelists

The Lab’s K-12 STEM Education team is looking for speakers to volunteer for a new virtual career talk series. Talks will be scheduled bi-monthly on Fridays starting late fall. Upcoming topics are currently listed on the signup form, but new themes for early next year are welcome. Throughout the year, there are many requests for […]

WSEC/All-ERG Brown Bag – Mocktail Halloween Party – Oct. 13, 2020

The Women Scientists & Engineers Council is hosting an October Brown Bag for all ERG members. Dress up your Zoom background, add a hat or costume via the new Zoom features (or wear a real hat!), and feel free to share your favorite mocktail recipes. Date: Tue Oct 13, 2020 Time: 12pm – 1pm Zoom: […]

IPO I-Corps Lite Short Course – Oct 14 – Nov 11, 2020

Are you interested in the overlap of the science and business communities and industries but aren’t sure what exactly how they work together? Wish the lab had a class that taught you exactly that? Here is the perfect free short course for you!!  IPO I-Corps Lite Offered by IPO in partnership with I-Corps instructors, this […]

Feel Better with Berkeley Lab Yoga Club Classes

The practice of yoga can help provide physical and mental well being. The Lab’s Yoga Club offers classes that feature varying styles of practice, for different levels of experience, and are scheduled throughout the week. Learn more, view a calendar of classes, and get Zoom access information:

WorkFit is Celebrating ‘Exercise is Medicine’ Month in October

Join Berkeley Rec Sports and University Health Services in a month-long celebration of Exercise is Medicine on Campus (EIM-OC), showcasing virtual programs and services from campus fitness, health, and wellness specialists. EIM-OC is a global initiative committed to the belief that physical activity promotes optimal health and is integral in the prevention and treatment of […]

Friday Live Science Event on Neuroscience – October 9, 2020

Each episode in the series highlights scientists and researchers at Berkeley Lab. Make sure to download the worksheet beforehand (uploaded to to follow along in easy at-home activities. Register with your preferred email to receive the webinar link. This week, our theme is: Nanoscience Come celebrate Nano Day with us! This week, we’ll take […]

Director’s Awards Laureates Announced – Event Nov. 12, 2020

Three Lifetime Achievement awards and 34 employees in nine award categories will be celebrated Thursday, Nov. 12, at 3 p.m. at the ninth annual Director’s Awards, the top honor bestowed on Lab employees for excellence. See this year’s honorees and look for future articles on their accomplishments. The Director’s Awards program recognizes significant achievements of […]

Virtual Postcards Highlight IDEA, ERGs & My [email protected] Lab

In partnership with Creative Services, the IDEA office has launched three virtual postcards highlighting the IDEAs-in-Action website, Berkeley Lab’s Employee Resource Groups and the My [email protected] Lab website. They’re available to download and share for outreach and promotion.

Latin-themed Groove Lounge with DJ Miles Green – October 1, 2020

In collaboration with the Latin American & Native American (LANA) Employee Resource Group, the Groove Lounge is back for an evening of Latin themed music.  Thursday, October 1 (add it to your calendar) Time: 5:30 – 6:30pm Zoom: In case you missed it, click here for past recordings: Click here for audio only. […]

Ambassador Program Fall 2020 Outreach Events

The IDEA Office and Kelly Johnson, Berkeley Lab’s Talent Outreach Manager, are seeking Lab Ambassadors for a series of fall outreach events. What is a Lab Ambassador? The Ambassador Program, started in 2014 by former Lab Director Paul Alivisatos, is designed to advance our efforts to increase underrepresented groups at the Lab. Interested staff attend […]